Archive for 31 May 2013


Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn enters third beta phase in June

Square’s troubled Final Fantasy MMO is almost ready to reveal its ‘reborn’ self to the world, but not before a third beta session scheduled for June.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Fresh cuts: Shadow Warrior image dissects the game’s locational damage

A freshly-posted image from the upcoming Shadow Warrior remake by Flying Wild Hog makes a strong case for the game having locational damage on its enemies.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Natural Selection 2 devs Oculus Rift first impressions – It’s nausea time

As more Oculus Rift development kits start arriving at developers and more feedback on the VR kits are surfacing.

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2 shows off some tank-tics

Disturbing news everyone, the sequel to Company of Heroes will only have tanks in it.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Borderlands 2’s Krieg is a psycho trapped in his own mind

I’m not sure what I was expecting from this trailer for the already-available ‘Krieg the Psycho’ Borderlands 2 DLC, but it wasn’t a somewhat touching portrayal of mental illness.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | 1

Motion capturing Watch Dogs takedowns and combat

In a new video for Watch Dogs, Ubisoft take you behind the scenes of a motion capture session.

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2013 | 2

Spain drain: Expeditions Conquistador makes landfall today

You can expect a review of Expeditions: Conquistador early next week, as I’ve been working my way through its Central American jungles over the past few days.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing continue with free Scenario DLC

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing may never end, at least if Neocore keeps delivering free updates to the game.

By Peter Parrish | 31 May 2013 | 2

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded Preview

Oh, Larry. Has it really been more than 25 years since you first sleazed your way across our PC screens?

By Tim McDonald | 31 May 2013 | 1

Son of Nor reaches funding goal

The latest game to reach its funding goal on KickstarterĀ is Stillalive Studios’ 3rd person action adventure Son of Nor.

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Forget Call of Duty dogs, Takedown connects emotionally with snowmen

The recent Call of Duty Ghosts videos have shown a lot of dog action and there’s nothing wrong with that.

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Diaries – Behind the scenes with the many devs

UbiSoft are keen to show you how Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag is being developed with a quick look behind the scenes with the development team.

By Paul Younger | 31 May 2013 | Comments Off